Renowned for championing, guiding and developing the genre, Toolroom Records is proud to present Technique; the first flagship Tech Houseconcept album showcasing the cream of the scenes talent. Boasting a 100%% exclusive tracklist comprised of only the best material, enjoy a set of standout quality beats selected from the worlds greatest producers. Setting the standards high for the series thanks to 15 immaculate, full-length DJ-friendly productions, this is the ultimate showcase of perfected grooves & driving club tunes. Play your set with the perfect Technique thanks to Toolroom Records.
Support from Richie Hawtin, Gary Beck, Tommy Four Seven, Dustin Zahn, Paco Osuna, M.A.N.D.Y, Jonas Kopp, Chris Liebing, Alexi Delano, Go Hiyama and more ** Mick Finesse makes his Perc Trax debut with four tracks of his own personal take on techno, fusing together soundtrack atmospherics with clanking rhythms and a nod to the broken beats of UKbass music and dubstep. For the remix Perc Trax bossman Perc steps up to deliver 2 peak time interpretations that drag Mick’s original track kicking and screaming to the dancefloor.
Over the last seven years dirtybird has released an eclectic range of bass influenced house music. This new compilation is a glimpse into the next wave. 14 different artists deliver deep house, bass music, jackin funk, and ghetto filth. The series will be released in 3 parts and as a full length cd. Part 1 opens with the red hot Eats Everything, fresh off his live from Bristol essential mix. This is a first-time collaboration working with label chief, Claude VonStroke on a deep techy number with plenty of surprises. Second in line is a jackin funk gem by Sacha Robotti, who you might recognize as curator of the famed Berlin Kreuzberg Institut podcast since 2008 or by his label, Klasse Recordings. After that an unexpected deep house-bass influenced single comes from LA’s Kingdom, the bass/R&B maverick and label boss of Nightslug’s new U.S. sister label called “Fade to Mind”. Last but not least comes an elegant combo of Detroit style techno and UK bass from our good friend A1 Bassline, owner of Tighten Up records and overall club destroyer.
english version From Celle into the wide world: These days Guido Schneider is one of the major globetrotters among DJs and producers worldwide, but he began his career 15 years ago in provincial Germany. However, instead of baking bread rolls, Schneider founded his own label “Neue Welten” right from the beginning. It was a move that naturally brought him to the capital of electronic music in Berlin. What followed was a series of exciting and successful collaborations with other renowned artists, and after dissolving his label, Schneider began travelling as a sought after DJ, jetting all around the globe. It is little wonder that such a reputable DJ and producer also belongs to the diverse Highgrade family. He has now produced another EP for the Berlin label which brings us the typical Guido Schneider qualities right before our eyes, or even better: before our ears! The two tracks navigate precicely from the first bar, the minimal sound universe that relies on elaborate percussion, without ever Continue reading →
“I think in long terms when I do my music…I don’t care about trends…I do the soundtrack of my life” This simple philosophy of Robert Babicz (or Rob Acid if you will) is exactly the reason why he’s one of the hottest producers in the scene right now. With musical wizardry that transports the listener to outer dimensions of space and keeps the dance floors moving, we present to you the next installment of Robert’s magical quest. Music that tells a story, just like fairy tales that your grandmother softly whispered in your ear at bed time. With a heavy touring schedule all over the planet, Robert’s productions draws inspiration from all corners of the world.